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Margo Duke
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August - More
I've had a lovely grey and white floral silk extra large dress and jacket  edged trimmed with bugle beads found in a thrift shop a while back; I used it as a backing with white wool and white Uzbek silk on top for a nuno wrap.  Although it had scrumptious t...
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August not Lazy!
The long hot lazy days of summer have not been so lazy!  My friend, Judy, and I traveled to Florida to take a class with Irit Dulman - if you know anything about eco printing then you will recognize her name; to be able to study with her was a dream of mine...
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JOOMCHI
  I also love to create Joomchi, although it requires a lot of patience to acquire this skill.  Joomchi is Korean papermaking using mulberry paper.  I took a mini workshop some years ago with Saaraliisa Ylitalo who did a presentation for our Potomac Fiber G...
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KEEPING UP
Lately, I have found it has been better and more rewarding to use Facebook for updates; I must remember to also update my blog.  With Facebook, there is instant feedback to make it easier to keep track of what is going on and I love keeping up with all of m...
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My Embellisher . . .
I haven't played with my Embellisher for a while now - took a break and became obsessed with polymer clay and found I love making faces and fairies.  On top of that I have been trying many things - printing and painting on fabric, and stitching.   I had so ...
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PLAYING WITH MORE NEW THINGS
Once I began playing with the clay, it began to speak to me - I became quite enamored with the work of Barbara McGuire's work - especially her faces.  I just fell in love with them and found an old book written by Barbara with a tutorial in the back for her...
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PLAYING WITH NEW THINGS
As much as felting is my first passion, I love learning new things and have become quite obsessed with polymer clay.  The interest began with coming up with some sort of closure for the collars knitted with curls as I sat with Mom in the Kline Hospice House...
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SAD TIMES
2016 has been a memorable and sad year for our family.  Those of you who know me, will know how much my Mom meant to me - she was truly my best friend and we are a very close family.  In July while I was visiting Maryland and, as always, stayed with my Mom;...
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AUSTRALIA - BALLARAT SCHOOL 2016
Ballaret I was so impressed by the this fabulous event organized and hosted by Glenys Mann of Fibre Arts Australia, and I loved Australia.  From the moment I left the airport with Meg Lowry, a friend of Glenys who very kindly met me when I landed in Melbour...
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